U.S. Gulf of Mexico oil, gas producers begin restarting after Barry

Tropical Storm Barry approaches the coast of Louisiana, U.S. from the Gulf of Mexico in this July 12, 2019 satellite handout photo. NOAA/Handout via REUTERS

U.S. oil companies on Monday began restoring some of the nearly 74% of production that was shut at U.S. Gulf of Mexico platforms ahead of Hurricane Barry, the U.S. offshore drilling regulator said. There were 1.3 million barrels per day (bpd) of oil production offline in the U.S.-regulated areas of the Gulf of Mexico on […]

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